Advocate Capital Inc.’s Wellness Committee and our partner, Walkingspree hosted a “Spring into Cash” contest for Advocate Capital employees. The contest ran from April 9 – April 22. The participants in the contest were stepping to compete individually for the most steps walked. The prize for the top walker was $100.00.
Iris Garrett was the top walker for the “Spring Into Cash” contest. Iris is a very talented, and highly motivated individual. She is a Marketing Coordinator II and has been part of the Advocate Capital team for two years. Iris logged an amazing 360,459 steps in two weeks - roughly 180 miles! As a team, all participant walkers logged a total of 2,808,774 steps.
Advocate Capital Inc.’s Wellness Committee has partnered with Walkingspree since 2016. The participating employees have competed in various individual and step challenges stepping over 100 million steps!
The Wellness Committee also hosts a series of “Lunch and Learns” for employees. A few examples of the series includes the Walkingspree Challenges, Desk Yoga, Nutrition Classes, and Massages.
Executive Client Manager II